VacuPress 1000

The VacuPress 1000 gives you twice the production of the VacuPress 500, but doesn’t cost twice as much. This efficient machine will produce 1000s of board feet per week, while still fitting in a corner of your building.


Load Capacity:
1000 Board Feet (2.36m3)

Loading Method:
Top Loaded

Annual Production:
20,000 BF to 200,000 BF (47.2m3 – 471.9m3)

Standard Usable Dimensions:
17.5 ft. L x 24 in. D x 48 in. W

Electricity Demand:
48 kwh per day

Heating Capacity:
140,000 BTU (maximum)

Heating Options:
Electric • Propane • Oil • Natural Gas • Wood • Steam • Boiler Condensate

Average Energy Cost:
$60 per MBF (2.36m3)


Rugged 304 Stainless Steel Construction

VacuPress Rubber Membrane :: Keeps wood flat and Straight

Touch Screen Human Interface

Automatic Wood Condensate Drain System

Inside Water Level Alarm

Simple to use Control System


Computer Connection:
For Kiln Monitoring System

Remote Assistance:
Let Vacutherm connect to your VacuPress for remote operation and optimization

Single Fan Cooled Condenser:
Saves Energy

Limited Warranty: 10 years on pressure vessel